With the victory, the Bobcats earned the season split with Baker and improved to 10-14 on the year and 3-10 in the conference.
Derrick Williams was unconscious from the floor, shooting 12-of-16 on the night for Peru State and was a perfect 8-of-8 from the free-throw line for a game high 32 points.
Kody Kirkpatrick and Andre Wells also scored in double figures for Baker with 13 and 12 points respectively.
The contest featured just one tie and one lead change and the Wildcats only lead came with 19:04 left in the first half when they were up 3-0 on a Corey Anderson three-pointer.
The Wildcats were led in scoring by Jordan Honore and his 12 points and Ben Steinlage finished with 11.
Baker will next take on Culver-Stockton this Saturday, Feb. 9 at 4 p.m. at the Collins Center.